Enticing opportunities: The role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape.

Michael K. Daly

Chief Technology Officer of Cybersecurity and Special Missions, Raytheon Company’s Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS)

Michael K. Daly is the Chief Technology Officer of Cybersecurity and Special Missions for Raytheon Company’s Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) business, providing cyber solutions to domestic and international government and commercial customers, delivering quick-reaction mission solutions, and providing support to high consequence special missions.

Daly is a Principle Engineering Fellow and holds a patent for “System and Method for Malware Detection”. He supports the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee to the President of the United States and is an advisor to the Kogod Cybersecurity Governance Center at American University. He previously served on the Governance Board of the Transglobal Secure Collaboration Program, and the Board of Advisors for Exostar.

For 13 years prior to his current role, Daly was the Raytheon corporate director of Information Technology Enterprise Security Services. With more than 30 years in security and information systems, Daly has worked with both the private sector and the federal government with responsibilities including software engineering for law enforcement, and manager of applications and distributed computing. Daly has also served as vice president of advanced networking for a consulting company and launched a not-for-profit organization that was commended by the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

He was the 2006 recipient of the People’s Choice Award for the ISE New England Information Security Executive of the Year and the 2007 recipient of the Security 7 Award for the Manufacturing sector.

Daly holds a world record for highest altitude luge run and is credited with a first ascent of a mountain in the Wrangell-St. Elias Range.

He earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Boston University, is a certified information systems security professional and a Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist.

Welcome to ADIOC 2017

Tawazun Economic Council is greatly honored to welcome you to the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC 2017) which will be hosted in our beautiful city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE under the theme “Enticing opportunities: The Role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape”. 

Under the Patronage of


Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces

HE Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri
Chief Executive Officer, Tawazun Economic Council and
Tawazun Holding
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Matar Ali Al Romaithi
Chief Officer, Industrial Devt Unit Tawazun Economic Council
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Bilal Aktas
Head of Industrialization Department, Undersecretariat of Defence Industries
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Dr. Dhafir Awadh Bader Al Shanfari
Chief Executive Officer, Omani Authority for Partnership for Development
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Lieutenant Colonel Dong-Woo Kim
Deputy Director of Offset Division, Defense Acquisition Program Administration Korea
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